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Fri 13.7.

Seashore Chapel by Vector Architects

Posted by Walter Phillips on 13.07.2018 - Tagged as:

Seashore Chapel by Vector Architects

Photographer: Chen Hao

We imagine the Seashore Chapel as an old boat drifting on the ocean long time ago. The ocean receded through time and left an empty structure behind, which is still lying on the beach.

The space is thus divided vertically. The covered outdoor space naturally becomes a resting place for people on the beach. It is also a space connecting religious space to the mundane life. When the tide rises, this space will be submerged by water. At that moment, the imagery of the drifting boat emerges out of the chapel.

 

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Seashore Chapel by Vector Architects

Photographer: Chen Hao

Seashore Chapel by Vector Architects

Photographer: Chen Hao

Seashore Chapel by Vector Architects

Photographer: Chen Hao